CVE-2009-1270

NameCVE-2009-1270
Descriptionlibclamav/untar.c in ClamAV before 0.95 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted TAR file that causes (1) clamd and (2) clamscan to hang.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1771-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs523016

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
clamav (PTS)wheezy0.99+dfsg-0+deb7u2fixed
wheezy (security)0.99.2+dfsg-0+deb7u3fixed
jessie0.99.2+dfsg-0+deb8u2fixed
stretch0.99.2+dfsg-6fixed
buster, sid0.99.3~beta1+dfsg-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
clamavsource(unstable)0.95.1+dfsg-1medium523016
clamavsourceetch0.90.1dfsg-4etch19highDSA-1771-1
clamavsourcelenny0.94.dfsg.2-1lenny2highDSA-1771-1

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